SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date Earliest Event reported) — June 6, 2012 (June 5, 2012)
MDC PARTNERS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
745 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10151
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number)
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The annual meeting of shareholders of MDC Partners Inc. was held on June 5, 2012, in New York, New York, at which time the matters described below were submitted to a vote of the Company’s shareholders.
1. To elect the following persons as directors of the Company:
|Miles S. Nadal||23,667,693||–||125,434||2,176,065|
|Robert J. Kamerschen||23,077,241||–||715,886||2,176,065|
|Thomas N. Davidson||22,211,075||–||1,582,052||2,176,065|
|Scott L. Kauffman||22,237,588||–||1,555,539||2,176,065|
|Michael J.L. Kirby||23,067,049||–||725,718||2,176,065|
|Stephen M. Pustil||23,715,638||–||77,489||2,176,065|
|2. To appoint BDO, USA as the Company’s auditors for 2012||26,633,395||-||903,398||2,039,861|
|3. To approve, in a non-binding, advisory vote the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers pursuant to SEC rules||15,266,555||7,603,359||904,757||2,176,065|
For more information about the matters voted on at the Shareholders’ Meeting, see the Company’s Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 26, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: June 6, 2012||MDC Partners Inc.|
|By:||/s/ Mitchell Gendel|